If you are like many women, then you love coach bags. They have wonderful looking styles, made with great leathers and fabrics and of course are easily recognizable by the "C" logo that covers the exterior of many of the bags. Unfortunately, these beautiful bags also come at a price, a high one. Luckily, you don't have to pay the high retail prices to enjoy these bags. There are some quick and easy ways to get cheap Coach bags. Time to get started growing your handbag collection.

Coach Outlet Store Shopping
Your first stop if it is convenient for you is to visit the nearest Coach Factory Outlet Store. These stores will usually sell old inventory from the previous season and discontinued bags. They are one of the best sources of cheap Coach bags. The savings are usually pretty significant. Many times, particularly during the holiday seasons, the factory stores will give out coupons for an additional 10-25% off, making the savings even better. One thing you will want to take note of is that Coach does make bags specifically for the outlets, so you may notice some bags there that you haven't seen at the retail stores.

A couple of quick and helpful tips when shopping at the outlets.

If there is a particular style you are looking for, call ahead and ask them to hold it for you. Inventory at outlet stores can turnover quickly so you don't want to miss out on your purse or handbag if they have it in stock. Also since the outlet stores get so busy, if you call ahead you can avoid fighting the crowds going through all the purses and go straight to the checkout.

If you don't see the purse you want on the store floor, ask the clerk. Outlet stores routinely have more inventory than then can keep out, so if you ask a clerk they can check to see if they have your desired style in the storeroom.

How to Get Coach Coupons
The first thing you will want to do is sign up for their mailing list. You can do this by visiting the store. No purchase is necessary, you can just sign up. You will them receive discount coupon through the mail.

Just stop by the stores. Often times, there will be someone in the stores just giving out coupons. Particularly during the holidays, it isn't uncommon for someone to be giving out coupons for an additional 20% of the lowest marked price.

You should also go to www.coach.com and sign up for their email distribution list. Coach frequently sends out coupons via email.

Another great tip is to visit is the outlet mall website or on-site welcome area. There you will usually be able to sign up for mall coupons/discounts that could bring you additional savings.

Buying cheap Coach bags isn't impossible. It doesn't have to be a hassle and it doesn't have to be difficult. By visiting the outlet stores and making use of coupons you can save a significant amount of money over the retail cost.